Police Check out Recent Wreck of Sunken Scalloper

Photo/U.S. Coast Guard/Joe Klinker

CapeCodOnline: State police used their unmanned robot to identify the sunken Twin Lights scallop boat Tuesday in 198’ waters 2 miles north of Race Point [off Provincetown]. But obscured windows in the pilothouse, murky waters and fast currents prevented the robot from revealing whether the body of Captain Jean Frottier was onboard.

“They weren’t able to determine if anyone was in there,” Coast Guard Lt. Joe Klinker said at the Provincetown station after searchers returned to land at about 3:00 p.m.

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